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Raleigh thrift store robbed

Posted October 13, 2008 5:36 p.m. EDT

— A man robbed the the DSS Quality Thrift Store at 5655-E Western Blvd. in Raleigh just before 11:30 a.m. Monday, police said.

Police described the suspect as a black man, approximately 5 feet, 7 inches tall, weighing 140-170 pounds with a medium complexion. A witness said he was wearing dark trousers and a gray hat under a gray hoodie.

According to police, the man entered the store and indicated that he had a weapon. No one was injured.

Anyone with information about the crime is asked to call the Raleigh Police Department’s Detective Division at 919-890-3555 or Crime Stoppers at 919-226-CRIME.